Steven J. Zipperstein Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish Culture and History, Stanford University

Steven J. Zipperstein, Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish Culture and History at Stanford University and Chair of the Academic Council of the Center for Jewish History in New York, is the author and editor of eight books including the award-winning "Elusive Prophet: Ahad Ha'am and the Origins of Zionism." He has also taught at Oxford, UCLA, Cornell, and at universities in Russia, Poland, France and Israel.